Alhambra, Sala de los Reyes
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Ceramic mosaic dados formerly covering inner and outer walls of the Sala de los Reyes, but now extensively damaged and lacking in places. Colours of originals are white, black, honey-brown, blue and green.
- Gold star pattern(photo).
Dynamic build of this pattern.
- The symmetry group of the tiling is *632 (p6m).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 30°.
- Contains one regular hexagon.
- Contains one regular 12-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 60°.
- There are four non-regular reflective tiles (including one kite).
- The tiling satisfies the interlace condition and has no finite interlace and one infinite interlace with straight cross-overs.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 309 polygons.
- Figure 13 (Great Mosque, Divrigi, Turkey. Wooden minbar) from [aslanapa] (1241AD, 638AH)
- Photo by David Wade: SPA 1908 (Alhambra, Sala de los Reyes, Spain) from [wadei] (1370-6AD, 771-7AH)
- E.3847:136-1938 (Cairo, Egypt. Sketchbook by James Wild) from [vami]
- Figure 136 (Colour from here) from [clevenot]
- Figure 78a from [elsaid]
- Page 58 from [wade]
- Photo by David Wade: SPA 2318 (Alcazar, Seville, Spain) from [wadei]
- Plate XLIII(9) from [jones]